Netflix is “seriously exploring” a cloud gaming service

/ It’s released a slate of mobile games, but it wants to go beyond iOS and Android to reach people on their PCs and TVs Stadia might be exiting cloud gaming, but Netflix might be jumping in.Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Netflix is seriously considering its own cloud gaming platform, the company’s VP […]

How to record a phone call on an iPhone

/ It’s not exactly a straightforward process, but it’s still doable if you follow these steps Illustration by Samar Haddad / The Verge Are you trying to find a way to record your phone calls on an iPhone call, say, for an interview? Unfortunately, there’s no native feature or app that allows you to do […]

Netflix has 55 more games in development

/ Netflix already offers 35 mobile games to every paying subscriber at no extra cost. But the company isn’t stopping there, now saying that it has 55 additional games in the works. Netflix’s games library is only going to get bigger.Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Netflix currently has 55 games in development, including […]

Netflix is all-in on binge-watching

/ ‘We think our bingeable release model helps drive substantial engagement, especially for newer titles,’ the company says Jung Ho-yeon in Squid GameImage: Netflix As the various streaming services try different release models, Netflix is making one thing clear: binge releases aren’t going away. In its quarterly earnings statement today, the company explained that “we […]

Six vaping companies are getting sued by the federal government

/ After facing criticism that it wasn’t doing enough to enforce rules around vaping, the FDA asked the DOJ to step in The FDA is stepping up its actions against e-cigarette companies.Photo by John Keeble / Getty Images The Food and Drug Administration just took its first legal action against companies it says are selling […]

Netflix password-sharing crackdown will roll out globally in “early 2023”

/ The company added 2.4 million subscribers this quarter around the world but only grew by 104,000 in the US and Canada. It’s also preparing to launch an ad-supported subscription and said it’s still committed to binge releases. Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Netflix plans to crack down on password sharing beginning in […]

New York attorney general calls for laws banning murderers’ livestreams of killings

/ A foundation for banning platforms from hosting them Photo by Lev Radin / Pacific Press / LightRocket via Getty Images A report on this year’s white supremacist mass shooting in Buffalo, New York, asks legislators to criminalize a perpetrator or their accomplice filming a murder — and let states fine people, including the operators of […]

iPad accessories are more confusing than ever

/ Apple just introduced new iPads and accessories, but instead of taking the opportunity to simplify things, Apple made the ecosystem more fractured The Magic Keyboard Folio only works with the new iPad even though the tablet is a very similar size to other Apple tablets. Image: Apple Apple introduced new iPads and a bunch […]

YouTube’s most important podcast play

/ It already has the shows — now YouTube is coming for the ads Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Hey, everyone. Ariel and Jake here for a combo issue this fine Tuesday morning / afternoon / evening, time zone dependent. We’ve been having a good time prepping for Hot Pod Summit, scoffing at […]